Fresh Fruit, cooking, drying, juicing, preserving.
U.K 1770. Tried and true variety still very popular today. The tree is moderately vigorous and highly productive. Pale green fruit ripens to clear yellow. The flesh is creamy-white, firm, finely textured, tender and juicy with a very good, sweet flavour. Delicious.
Pollinate with Beurre Bosc, Comice, 20th Century, Winter Nelis.
Hint: Pick fruit when green and store in the refrigerator 1-2 weeks until fully ripe.